– 20th September 2022
Guest Speaker – Rhys Grey
Topic – The involvement of Ivor Rhys, Rhys Grey’s uncle, in the battle of Villers Bretonneux.
Rhys Grey will present a talk on his uncle Ivor Rhys, his involvement in the battle of Villers Bretonneux, his death at the adjoining village of Blangy Tonville (near Pompey Elliott’s HQ) and the lasting impact on his family in Fremantle. Rhys will also cover the final attack on Villers Bretonneux by Australian troops on the night of the 24 th of April 1918.